Feb 7, 2013 1:05am PST
they identified as wayne jackson. but he had a number of aliases including the name he went by when he died in 2008. leslie brinkley spoke with kevin collins' relatives and she has their reaction. >> you have to remember it has been 29 years since 10-year-old kevin collins disappeared and it has been one week since police reopened the cold case and dug up bones. today police are asking for the public's help, and today the family is shaking their head and asking why more wasn't done sooner? san francisco police want people to look at this man's photo and see if they remember him from 29 years ago. he is a man of many names, wayne jackson, raymond william stewart, tellly leigh dawson, kelly sean stewart and dan leonard therion. >> in 1981 jackson was arrested under the name of wayne jackson in the fisherman's wharf area for kidnapping and lewd acts on a child. >> for the first time san francisco police say jackson had a history of child molestation including the sexual assault of two juveniles in canada. he got out of prison in 1984. it was the same year kevin collins was abducted. using a di
Feb 11, 2013 5:00pm PST
had a sixth. sueance knew him as kelly jackson meeting him in 1979. the friendship lasting a daek dek yaid. >> they made me coffee and we were close and neighbors. >> jackson wanted in canada under another al ai. s for a 1973 kidnapping and sexual assault two of juvenile autos they said he'd gotten into trouble in canada. so goitsing to cause problems staying here. and so he knew how to change his identity norkt to leave a paper trail. i think they were conscious about living under the radar. >> jackson never told her he was a fugitive for molesting juf nilz. susan says she didn't know for sure but there are signs he might have liked young boys he did tell me a story it was, had a sexual component about a young boy. >> susan says jackson told bher a boy lifting next door he looked at the child's bedroom window watching him explore his sexuality. >> just way he told the story made me go to the oh, that is, that makes me uncomfortable thinking this is over the line he probably had a sort of interest in younger boys. >> witnesses say they saw kevin talking to a tall blond man with a dog.
Feb 6, 2013 5:30pm PST
are now calling him wayne jackson but is he known as other aliases, including ferian. >> today police would only say this man is a person of interest, but it's clear judging from what they said and released this person is a prime person of tr. police would like to solve this case to bring closure to the family. the police chief is asking for help and released photographs of the man and also some information about his very serious criminal past.3%cúz >> february 10th1984 there has never been a tip we didn't act on. >> the chief said it was difficult investigating the person of interest in this case. >> april 16th jackson arrested under the name wayne jackson in fisherman's wharf area of san francisco for kidnapping and lewd acts n a child. >> he bailed out and never showed up for a court case. police said he used another alias when arrested in canada nine years earlier he was wanted in canada under the name raymond williams stewart for a 1973 incident he allegedly kid mapped and sexual assaulted two juvenile autos he was released and fled
Feb 7, 2013 5:00am PST
identified at wayne jackson but he used a number of fake names including dan therrien the name he was using when he died in 1988. jackson had a history of child molestation including the sexual assault of two kids in canada. he got out of prison in 1984, the same year that kevin collins was abducted at age ten. he lived a block away from where collins disappeared. >> the individual with five names that now we know had a history of molesting young boys, he should haven a much stronger suspect. authorities dug up the garage on masonic and found what appears to be animal bones that are tested in analyzed. >> fairfield police are asking for your help in the killer of a 13-year-old, the guardian also reported her missing last thursday evening. the girl's naked body was found friday morning at the park. investigators say an autopsy confirmed she was killed. they will not say how. police are also not releasing any information of possible suspects or suspicious vehicles. a surveillance video shows her alive on thursday afternoon near railroad avenue four miles from where she was found dead. police
Feb 7, 2013 4:30am PST
ago. jackson had a history of child molestation including the sexual assault of two kids in canada. he got out of prison in 1984th same year that kevin collins was abducted using the name dan therrien. he lived a block away from where cribs disappear-- from where he disappeared. >> they are doing everything they can. we had our office right next door to where this guy was. we were there for six months. he was living there probably laughing at us. >> authorities dug up the garage of his house and found what appears to be animal bones that are now being analyzed. >> developing news, san jose police are searching for a suspect would escaped from instead by stealing a police van while handcuffed. authorities say the 32-year-old sanchez was arrested on drug-related warrants yesterday. he was uncomfortable when they put him in handcuffs because of his large 5' 8" 275-pound frame so officers did a favor by linking him to two sets of handcuffs. he stretched his arms and slip the legs through the cuffed arms and took off in the van which still had the keys in the ignition. the van was located t
Feb 6, 2013 4:00pm PST
arrested in canada. >> jackson was wanted under the name raymond williams stewart fr a 1973 incident allegedly kidnapped and sexual assaulted two juveniles he was release and flid the country. he al you'ded arrest because he changed his alias again. the man lived here mostly under the name dan ferian, his name when he died in 2008. kevin vanished in february, 1984 and left basketball practice at the gym and waited for a bus at oak and messonic. a nationwide search ensued. kevin's picture on front of news week and on milk cartons. volunteers scoured the city two. witnesses told police that they saw kevin talking to a man with a dog. the first man said kevin was at the bus stop. the second witness who saw kevin later said the boy was in front of ferian's home.
Feb 7, 2013 6:00am PST
of kevin clings is reacting to new information a man identified as wayne jackson has used a unusual of ailly as -- has used a number of aliases includeing when he moved to san francisco, the name of dan therrien and was known for a history of child molestation young boys, and he should have been a much stronger suspect back then it seems. >> last week, authorities dug up the garage of his house on masonic and found animal bones they think. >> there is a beach hazard advisory because of larger than expected surf with king sides of 6.235' each morning. crews practiced rescue operations at half moon bay. several people who have drowned in last two months in northern california after being swept away by the sneaker waves which is the origin of the tests. dog owners should not go in the ocean to rescue a pet. dogs are equipped to swim back to shore and people are more apt to ground. >> a proposed labor day grand opening celebration includes a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to make a walk from oakland to san francisco across t